Recording your Broadcast with Audacity

If you are thinking about recording your broadcasts to make available to your listeners later (e.g. Podcasts) you can use Audacity. Record and edit anything that is captured either via microphone, line-in, or stereo mix effortlessly.   Prerequisites Download Audacity: … Continue reading

Set up your software

Please choose the software you wish to use below. Winamp and BUTT broadcaster are free. Other broadcasting software may require a commercial license. Infomation can be found in each guide. Windows: Winamp SAM Broadcaster 4.9.6 RadioBOSS Mixmeister Mac OS X: … Continue reading

Using The Now Playing Scripts

What are they? Scripts that can be inserted in a website’s code that show up-to-date info about your station – Stream status Current track Track history   Where are they? Go to Wavepanel, hover over SHOUTcast, hover over you server’s … Continue reading

Banning or Permiting Listeners

Banning Login to Wavepanel, hover over SHOUTcast, and select your station. Scroll down to current listeners – in this area you can see all your listeners currently streaming your station. You have two options, either kick (they can return) or … Continue reading

SHOUTcast Dashboard

What Is The Dashboard? The Dashboard is a great way to keep up to date with all the key information you need to run a successful and informed online radio station. From a Listener Map, to your Song History, the … Continue reading

What Is The Debug Log?

If your stream is offline and you have found an error in your debug log, please look at our Advanced Troubleshooting guide for resolutions. So What’s Debug? Debug is essentially a log of the things you do, be it connecting … Continue reading

Where Are TTSL Stats?

What Are TTSL Stats? TTSL is an acronym for “Total Time Spent Listening“, which in the case of SHOUTcast is hours. This is the number of hours that all of your listeners have tuned into your stream for. This is … Continue reading

Login To Your Server Status Area

How Do I Get To My Server Status Area? Your server status area is actually your DNAS server area, so first of all, what is the DNAS area? Well the SHOUTcast DNAS area is the generic status page that is … Continue reading

Setting Up Your Directory Listing

What Is The SHOUTcast Directory? The SHOUTcast Radio Directory has and is daily increasing on over 50,000 professional, personal, hobbyist, and community online radio stations live from all corners and cultures around the world. SHOUTcast allows maximum personality to shine … Continue reading

How Do My Listeners Tune In?

What Are The Integration Tools? The Integration Tools are a selection of tools which we’ve created to help you get the most out of your Radio Station. The tools make it quick and easy for you to make your station … Continue reading